Rain and Ripened Fruits

New Fruits

I wanted rain, and a few days after my last post, we received two days of it. The water gave way to new cucumbers and squash. Now, I’m back looking at my tomatoes, and well, some have ripened already.

New Fruits

I’m quite excited to see the plants, no matter how late sown, produce . . . → Read More: Rain and Ripened Fruits

Hurricane Irene brought much needed rain

Pumpkin Before Storm

I’ve spent more time this summer working in the garden than I have in the past, largely because the heat wave and lack of rain required continuous watering to keep the plants alive. Of course, near the end of August, we had to prepare for Hurricane Irene, which involved picking everything that I could. Since . . . → Read More: Hurricane Irene brought much needed rain